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August 3rd 2021

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Latest News

flooding update

Due to covid related issues Centrebus have advised that they will have to temporarily amend the service RF2 with effect from Thursday 14th January 2021. Edmondthorpe, Wymondham and Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire will not be serviced.


Latest Highways News

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posted 24th February 2021

The Wrights Lane/Sewstern Road junction is to be closed on the 10nd March 2021 for 3 days

Our Flooding problems

Parishioners will be all to well aware of the recent problems.............

At Washbrook............... brook1

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and at the Main Street/Sycamore Junction............ sycam1

What is the cause?? We are in an area of risk naturally........ amy water

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But poor maintenance of the watercourses adds to the problem of water not getting away fast enough

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and it is sewerage problem as well............ seweragemap

What is to be done...........?

The Parish Council is in active discussion with the agencies responsible ie Severn Trent, Leicestershie County Council Highways and Melton Borough Council to find solutions to both the short term problems manhole

and the longer term need for adequate maintenance eg at Sycamore Lane sycam2

The Parish Council is in active discussion with all stakeholders involved in planning for the Parish such that extra growth does not exacerbate the existing set of problems

What can individuals do........?

Contact the authorities such as Leics Highways and Severn Trent to report problems. Keep in touch with Parish Councillors and be involved with discussions in Parish Council meetings

If you have a property adjoining a watercourse be aware of your riparian responsibilities (see here)

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Parish Council Meetings 2021 (Please contact the Clerk for attendance information)

Parish Council Meeting by Zoom. Monday 5th July 2021